You can assist existing research projects with tasks that need human intelligence, such as the accurate location of artefact findspots or photographed scenes, the identification of subject matter in historic archives, the masking of photos meant for 3D modelling, or the transcription of letters and catalogues. Other tasks might require on-location contributions by members of the public, such as submitting your own photographs of particular archaeological sites or objects. By contributing to a MicroPasts project you will:
To start contributing, just choose one of our Featured Applications below or visit our full list of ongoing Applications.
Photo Masking a Gold Lunula
Transcription of archive cards from Amara West 1947 - 1948 season
Transcription of the Worthington George Smith catalogue
Transcription of archive cards from Amara West 1938 - 1939 season
Photo Masking PEF objects
Photo Masking the Deansfield Moulds
Photo Masking a Bronze Age socketed axehead
Creation of amphora profiles that can be revolved into 3D solids
Create axe outlines for morphometric analysis
Transcription of archive cards from Amara West 1948 - 1949 season
An application for photomasking the British Museum Mildenhall Treasure
Photo Masking Mary Rose objects
This application will help the Project Andvari team with their goal of linking Early Medieval object together.